G. Richard Dew Award for Journalistic Service

The G. Richard Dew Award, the PNA's most prestigious honor for outstanding journalism, was established in memory of G. Richard Dew, former general manager of PNA (then named PNPA) and former executive director of the Pennsylvania Society of News Editors (PSNE).

This award is given to an individual or organization that has made an outstanding contribution to the community or state through an article or series of articles published in print and/or online, that demonstrate:

  • Improvement in the quality of community life
  • Enhancement of public understanding of the role of the news media
  • Journalistic responsiveness to matters of public interest

View the Specialty Contest Rules.

All entries must have been received at the PNA Foundation by Monday, August 24, 2015, along with a  completed Specialty Contest Entry Form.

The winner will be announced by early October. The award will be presented during the Newspaper of the Year Awards Brunch, Nov. 13, 2015, at The Hotel Hershey, in conjunction with the PNA Annual Convention

Questions?  Contact the PNA Foundation at foundation@pa-news.org or 703-3003.


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